Resources
Book Shelf:
How Culture Shapes the Climate Change Debate by Andrew J. Hoffman Houston, We Have a Narrative by Randy Olson The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson
Field Notes from a Catastrophe by Elizabeth Kolbert Salmon Without Rivers by Jim Lichatowich
Internet Articles:
Climate change fueling disasters, disease in 'potentially irreversible' ways
Extreme Weather, Climate Change Costing Taxpayers Billions
Disasters costing taxpayers billions of dollars in relief and the tab will only increase as extreme weather events become more common.
Divers removing 30-year-old junk reef off California coast
Extreme Weather, Climate Change Costing Taxpayers Billions
Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered one of the worst dead zones in a decade off the Oregon Coast.
This is the most valuable wild salmon fishery in the world
Home for 56 million sockeye salmon, the streams of the Bristol Bay watershed in southwest Alaska are being sought after by Canadian mining company. Under the Trump administration, it could become a mine.
Warming Oceans May Make ‘Nemo’ Harder to Find
Heat bleaches sea anemones, too, causing the iconic clownfish to stop laying eggs.
The Oceans Are Drowning in Plastic
We’re being overwhelmed by our waste. A series on ocean plastics.
What Trump Doesn't Get about Salmon Recovery
When salmon were first listed on the federal Endangered Species Act nearly 20 years ago, we were forced to ask what it means when a city like Seattle is declared the critical habitat of an endangered fish.
Our Climate Future is Actually Our Climate Present
New York Times magazine long-form story.
The pristine Arctic has become a garbage trap for 300 billion pieces of plastic
Scientists have discovered vast systems of flowing water in Antarctica. And that worries them.
When Rising Seas Transform Risk Into Certainty
Along parts of the East Coast, the entire system of insuring coastal property is beginning to break down.
Most of the Great Barrier Reef is officially destroyed forever
The Great Barrier is close to being wiped out and there is “zero chance” of its massive dead zones springing back to life, scientists have warned.
Climate Catastrophe Will Hit Tropics Around 2020, Rest Of World Around 2047, Study Says
How Americans Think About Climate Change
Interactive data maps.
The Great Barrier Reef is bleaching yet again, and scientists say only swift climate action can save it
Growing algae bloom in Arabian Sea tied to climate change
When the sea turns green...
Oregon Oysters and Climate Change
Climate change close to home.
Beyond Extreme Weather
The reality of a new weather system where super storms are the norm.
Public views on Climate Change
Pew Research
In America’s Heartland, Discussing Climate Change Without Saying ‘Climate Change’
Resources
Book Shelf:
How Culture Shapes the Climate Change Debate by Andrew J. Hoffman Houston, We Have a Narrative by Randy Olson The Sea Around Us by Rachel Carson
Field Notes from a Catastrophe by Elizabeth Kolbert Salmon Without Rivers by Jim Lichatowich
Internet Articles:
We’re being overwhelmed by our waste. A series on ocean plastics.
Home for 56 million sockeye salmon, the streams of the Bristol Bay watershed in southwest Alaska are being sought after by Canadian mining company. Under the Trump administration, it could become a mine.
When salmon were first listed on the federal Endangered Species Act nearly 20 years ago, we were forced to ask what it means when a city like Seattle is declared the critical habitat of an endangered fish.
Disasters costing taxpayers billions of dollars in relief and the tab will only increase as extreme weather events become more common.
Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered one of the worst dead zones in a decade off the Oregon Coast.
Heat bleaches sea anemones, too, causing the iconic clownfish to stop laying eggs.
New York Times magazine long-form story.
Along parts of the East Coast, the entire system of insuring coastal property is beginning to break down.
The Great Barrier is close to being wiped out and there is “zero chance” of its massive dead zones springing back to life, scientists have warned.
Interactive data maps.
When the sea turns green...
Climate change close to home.
The reality of a new weather system where super storms are the norm.
Pew Research